Climate for Gangwon-do
(South Korea)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 2 measuring stations in Gangwon-do.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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Gangwon-do is one of the coldest regions in South Korea with an average daily high temperature of only 18 degrees centigrade. The climate widely corresponds to Central European weather conditions. It is cold, wet and a few beautiful summer months are also happening during a year. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.

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Jeju-do
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Gyeongsangnam-do
Gangwon-do
Gyeongsangbuk-do
hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in South Korea
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in South Korea
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in South Korea
Relative humidity in %
Relative humidity in South Korea
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in South Korea

The most important cities in the region of Gangwon-do

Gangwon-do is a part of South Korea and has an east-west extension of about 130 km. From north to south it is approximately 130 km. The biggest cities are Wonju and Chuncheon. The local time is now Friday, 1:45 am.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
Wonju243,38737°21'5"N127°56'43"E
Chuncheon209,74637°52'29"N127°44'3"E
Kang-neung180,61137°45'20"N128°53'46"E
Tonghae101,12837°32'38"N129°6'25"E
Sokcho89,04738°12'25"N128°35'31"E
Hongch'on75,25137°41'30"N127°53'9"E
Kosong62,44638°22'44"N128°28'3"E
T’aebaek48,96237°10'33"N128°59'20"E
Santyoku42,14537°26'26"N129°10'15"E
Neietsu25,41337°11'4"N128°28'6"E
Yanggu24,02738°6'21"N127°59'22"E
Hwacheon23,82238°6'22"N127°42'24"E